As we continue to get through the pandemic and ensure safety protocols of wearing masks, social distancing and frequent hand-washing, be on the lookout for scams related to the distribution of COVID-19 vaccination. Scammers may try to exploit the uncertainty and anxiety associated with the COVID-19 pandemic to take people’s money or steal their identities. San Mateo County residents should be alert to potential scams.
Protect yourself and your loved ones from scams related to the COVID-19 vaccine. Get trusted information from your personal health care provider and San Mateo County and State public health officials.
A person who would like to report a COVID-19 related scam in San Mateo County should contact the District Attorney’s Office or call 650-363-4651.